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6 edition of Olympic gold found in the catalog.

Olympic gold

a runner"s life and times

by Frank Shorter

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shorter, Frank.,
  • Runners (Sports) -- United States -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrank Shorter with Marc Bloom.
    ContributionsBloom, Marc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1061.15.S48
    The Physical Object
    Pagination258 p., (8) p. of plates :
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21365492M
    ISBN 10039535403X
    OCLC/WorldCa10322885

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